Find historic sites and fun things to do for the whole family in Gettysburg, PA

Take a trip through history when you visit Gettysburg, PA, home to important Civil War battlefields, national parks, and museums, among other things to see and do. From your home base at the Country Inn & Suites, you can tour Gettysburg National Cemetery to see where President Lincoln delivered his most famous speech or visit the site of the Battle of Gettysburg. Recharge in your spacious hotel room after exploring President Eisenhower's former weekend getaway and the Lincoln Train Museum. Need a recess from your history lesson? Adams County Winery offers tastings of local vintages, and Quail Valley Golf Club provides a relaxing afternoon on a scenic 18-hole course. If you need some retail therapy, you can take the whole family outlet shopping within walking distance of our hotel.

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Adams County Winery

10.38 mi / 16.7 km from the hotel
After producing wine for more than 40 years, this Orrtanna winery has mastered the craft. Stop by to sample the vintages and enjoy a picnic.

Eisenhower National Historic Site

3.38 mi / 5.44 km from the hotel
Take a tour of President Eisenhower's weekend getaway and retirement home. This popular venue spans 230 acres and includes an on-site museum filled with approximately 40,000 artifacts related to Eisenhower and his life.

Gettysburg Battlefield Bus Tours

2.37 mi / 3.81 km from the hotel
Get the full story on the Battle of Gettysburg from engaging storytellers while you visit local sites on a double-decker tour bus.

Gettysburg College

3.11 mi / 5 km from the hotel
Home to more than 2,400 undergraduates, this private liberal arts college ranks as one of the nation's best. Wear orange and blue as you cheer on the Bullets in NCAA Division III sports.

Gettysburg National Cemetery

2.38 mi / 3.83 km from the hotel
This cemetery allows visitors to pay respects to the soldiers killed in the Battle of Gettysburg. It is also the site where President Lincoln delivered his famous Gettysburg Address.

Gettysburg National Military Park

1.7 mi / 2.74 km from the hotel
Relive history at the site of the largest battle waged during the American Civil War. Tour the battlefield, learn about the site’s history at the museum, or join a dynamic walking tour through a re-created town.

Ghosts of Gettysburg Tours

2.63 mi / 4.24 km from the hotel
For spine-tingling tales about Gettysburg, embark on a candlelight tour to some of the area's most haunted sites.

Liberty Mountain Resort

9.61 mi / 15.47 km from the hotel
Known both for its winter sports and its 18-hole golf course, this resort draws visitors for everything from weddings and conferences to snow tubing and night skiing.

Lincoln Train Museum

2.39 mi / 3.84 km from the hotel
Climb aboard a train for a simulated ride along the route President Lincoln took from Washington, DC to deliver the Gettysburg Address. Don't miss the miniature train displays and the full-size Lincoln funeral car.

Quail Valley Golf Club

5.34 mi / 8.6 km from the hotel
Improve your golf game on this course that meanders through the trees and over picturesque water challenges. After your round, stop by the golf shop to pick up a souvenir.

The Outlet Shoppes at Gettysburg

0.2 mi / 0.32 km from the hotel
Enjoy a freshly baked treat from Auntie Anne's Pretzels while you shop outlet stores by brands like Adidas, Chico's, Columbia, Talbots, and Under Armour.